Prosecutors said the verdict was the nation’s first conviction at trial under an anti-terrorism statute that outlaws the importation of missile systems designed to destroy aircraft.
Authorities say a 19-year-old man pretending to be disabled was caught at the U.S.-Mexico border with five pounds of marijuana hidden under the seat of his wheelchair.
37-year-old Sven Koppler of Wachtberg, Germany has allegedly earned over $300,000 selling spiders around the world, but the feds took him into custody upon his arrival in L.A.
Officials say three former Marines have been arrested for selling illegal assault weapons, just one week after a Navy SEAL in San Diego and two others were charged with smuggling machine guns from Iraq.
A San Diego Navy SEAL officer faces up to five years in prison for allegedly planning to sell unregistered machine guns from the Middle East here in the U.S.